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Sometimes, when you're on the streets, certain music inspires you, and then you have a vision. But, at the end of the day, it's a synthesis of visions, so you have to think, as a director, of a scene, or how to deliver a line, or how do this visually.
Wong Kar-wai

Meaning of "synthesis" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD SYNTHESIS

Via Latin from Greek sunthesis, from suntithenai to put together, from syn- + tithenai to place.
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PRONUNCIATION OF SYNTHESIS

synthesis  [ˈsɪnθɪsɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF SYNTHESIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Synthesis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES SYNTHESIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Synthesis

In general, the noun synthesis refers to a combination of two or more entities that together form something new; alternately, it refers to the creating of something by artificial means. The corresponding verb, to synthesize, means to make or form a synthesis. Synthesis or synthesize may also refer to...

Definition of synthesis in the English dictionary

The first definition of synthesis in the dictionary is the combination or whole produced by such a process. Other definition of synthesis is the process of producing a compound by a chemical reaction or series of reactions, usually from simpler or commonly available starting materials. Synthesis is also synthetic reasoning.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH SYNTHESIS


analysis
əˈnælɪsɪs
antithesis
ænˈtɪθɪsɪs
basis
ˈbeɪsɪs
biosynthesis
ˌbaɪəʊˈsɪnθɪsɪs
chemosynthesis
ˌkɛməʊˈsɪnθɪsɪs
crisis
ˈkraɪsɪs
diathesis
daɪˈæθɪsɪs
epenthesis
ɛˈpɛnθɪsɪs
genesis
ˈdʒɛnɪsɪs
hypothesis
haɪˈpɒθɪsɪs
Isis
ˈaɪsɪs
methysis
ˈmɛθɪsɪs
nucleosynthesis
ˌnjuːklɪəʊˈsɪnθɪsɪs
parasynthesis
ˌpærəˈsɪnθɪsɪs
parenthesis
pəˈrɛnθɪsɪs
photosynthesis
ˌfəʊtəʊˈsɪnθɪsɪs
polysynthesis
ˌpɒlɪˈsɪnθɪsɪs
prosthesis
ˈprɒsθɪsɪs
prothesis
ˈprɒθɪsɪs
psychosynthesis
ˌsaɪkəʊˈsɪnθɪsɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE SYNTHESIS

syntheses
synthesis gas
synthesisation
synthesist
synthesization
synthesize
synthesized
synthesizer
synthespian
synthetase
synthetic
synthetic biology
synthetic phonics
synthetic resin
synthetic rubber
synthetical
synthetically
syntheticism
synthetisation
synthetise

WORDS THAT END LIKE SYNTHESIS

alternative hypothesis
anthesis
aperture synthesis
catechesis
continuum hypothesis
doctoral thesis
Gaia hypothesis
in parenthesis
Lachesis
mathesis
metathesis
Nemesis
null hypothesis
orchesis
PhD thesis
resynthesis
Sapir-Whorf hypothesis
speech synthesis
thesis
voice synthesis
working hypothesis

Synonyms and antonyms of synthesis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «SYNTHESIS»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «synthesis» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of synthesis

Translation of «synthesis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF SYNTHESIS

Find out the translation of synthesis to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of synthesis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «synthesis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

结合体
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

síntesis
570 millions of speakers

English

synthesis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

संश्लेषण
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التوليف
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

синтез
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

síntese
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সংশ্লেষণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

synthèse
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sintesis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Synthese
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

総合体
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

종합
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sintesis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tổng hợp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தொகுப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

संश्लेषण
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

sentez
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sintesi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

synteza
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

синтез
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

sinteză
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σύνθεση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

sintese
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

syntes
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

syntese
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of synthesis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «SYNTHESIS»

The term «synthesis» is very widely used and occupies the 9.927 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SYNTHESIS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about synthesis

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10 QUOTES WITH «SYNTHESIS»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word synthesis.
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Alvar Aalto
Building art is a synthesis of life in materialised form. We should try to bring in under the same hat not a splintered way of thinking, but all in harmony together.
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Benazir Bhutto
Pakistan is heir to an intellectual tradition of which the illustrious exponent was the poet and philosopher Mohammad Iqbal. He saw the future course for Islamic societies in a synthesis between adherence to the faith and adjustment to the modern age.
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Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
Love is the affinity which links and draws together the elements of the world... Love, in fact, is the agent of universal synthesis.
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Francis Crick
Moreover the incorporation requires the same components needed for protein synthesis, and is inhibited by the same inhibitors. Thus the system is most unlikely to be a complete artefact and is very probably closely related to genuine protein synthesis.
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Jonathan Dee
New York is ultimately not the synthesis but merely the sum of its unfathomable subjectivities, its personal histories, its uncategorisable figures.
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Scilla Elworthy
Your 'hara' is here, where your uterus is if you're a woman, where the tummy sticks out if you're a man, the centre of gravity of the human body. It is the synthesis of our intellect, body and spirit, and by developing our consciousness of it, we can become incredibly rooted.
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R. Buckminster Fuller
A designer is an emerging synthesis of artist, inventor, mechanic, objective economist and evolutionary strategist.
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Jacques Ibert
The result of this union would be, not the fortuitous result of a series of approximations and concessions, but the harmonious synthesis of two aspects of a single thought.
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Bjarke Ingels
In the traditional modernist planning that created the suburbs, you put residential buildings in suburban neighborhoods, office spaces into brain parks and retail in shopping malls. But you fail to exploit the possibility of symbiosis or synthesis that way.
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Wong Kar-wai
Sometimes, when you're on the streets, certain music inspires you, and then you have a vision. But, at the end of the day, it's a synthesis of visions, so you have to think, as a director, of a scene, or how to deliver a line, or how do this visually.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SYNTHESIS»

Discover the use of synthesis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to synthesis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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An Introduction to Text-to-Speech Synthesis
This book is of interest to researchers and students in phonetics and speech communication, in both academia and industry.
Thierry Dutoit, 1997
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Progress in Speech Synthesis
Comprising some 40 contributions by the leading researchers in the field of speech synthesis, this book provides a complete picture of recent progress made in text-to-speech synthesis throughout the world.
Jan P.H. van Santen, 1997
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The Evolutionary Synthesis: Perspectives on the Unification ...
Biology was forged into a single, coherent science only within living memory. In this volume the thinkers responsible for the "modern synthesis" of evolutionary biology and genetics come together to analyze that remarkable event.
Ernst Mayr, William B. Provine, 1998
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Organic Synthesis: Strategy and Control
Organic Synthesis: Strategy and Control is a sequel to Stuart Warren’s bestseller Organic Synthesis: The Disconnection Approach. The ‘Disconnection’ book concentrated on the planning behind the synthesis of compounds.
Paul Wyatt, Stuart Warren, 2007
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Notes on the Synthesis of Form
" This book, opening with these words, presents an entirely new theory of the process of design.
Christopher Alexander, 1964
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Organic Synthesis: The Science Behind the Art
A concise and readable account of the role of synthesis in modern science, Organic Synthesis.
William A. Smit, Alekseĭ Feodosʹevich Bochkov, Ron Caple, 1998
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Analyses Concerning Passive and Active Synthesis: Lectures ...
Coming from what is arguably the most productive period of Husserl's life, this volume offers the reader a first translation into English of Husserl's renowned lectures on `passive synthesis', given between 1920 and 1926.
Edmund Husserl, 2001
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Architecture as a Synthesis of the Arts
This collection introduces Rudolf Steiner's vision of architecture as a culmination of the arts.
Rudolf Steiner, 1999
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Analysis and Synthesis of Fuzzy Control Systems: A ...
This enables the book to be self-contained and provides a basis for later chapters, which cover: T–S fuzzy modeling and identification via nonlinear models or data Stability analysis of T–S fuzzy systems Stabilization controller ...
Gang Feng, 2010
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Le Corbusier: Elements of a Synthesis
Each of the seven chapters is supplemented by a critical survey of recent scholarship on the respective issues. An updated edition of this acclaimed book, an essential read for students of architecture and architectural history.
Stanislaus von Moos, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SYNTHESIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term synthesis is used in the context of the following news items.
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Atelier Sophie Has A New Puzzle-Like Synthesis System
We recently met two new friends of Atelier Sophie: Alchemist of the Mysterious Book with Marko and Monika, and we now have a look at the game's new ... «Siliconera, Jul 15»
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Researchers achieve first total synthesis of cancer-killing …
Rice University scientists have achieved the total synthesis of a scarce natural marine product that may become a powerful cancer-fighting agent – the molecule ... «Phys.Org, Jul 15»
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Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. Enters Definitive Agreements on $26 …
HOUSTON, June 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (SES) (NASDAQ:SYMX), a global energy and gasification technology ... «GlobeNewswire, Jun 15»
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Cadence Introduces Genus Synthesis Solution, Delivering Up to …
Genus Synthesis Solution incorporates a multi-level massively parallel architecture ... All key steps in the synthesis flow leverage both multiple machines and ... «MarketWatch, Jun 15»
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Synthesis Energy Systems' (SYMX) CEO Robert Rigdon on Q3 2015 …
Good afternoon. And welcome to the Synthesis Energy Systems Fiscal 2015 Third Quarter Financial Results Conference Call. All participants will be in ... «Seeking Alpha, May 15»
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Synthesis Energy Systems (SYMX) Stock Spikes Today on …
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Synthesis Energy Systems (SYMX - Get Report) shares are climbing, up 67.50% to $1.81, in trading on Monday after it was revealed ... «TheStreet.com, Apr 15»
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FDA approves Cholbam to treat rare bile acid synthesis disorders
Individuals with these rare disorders lack the enzymes needed to synthesize cholic acid, a primary bile acid normally produced in the liver from cholesterol. «FDA.gov, Mar 15»
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The synthesis machine
Michael Schmidt, a second-year graduate student in Burke's lab, gives me a recipe for crocacin C, an antifungal compound first synthesized in 2000 by three ... «Science Magazine, Mar 15»
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Cadence Announces Stratus High-Level Synthesis Platform
"With our high-level synthesis flow and the Stratus platform, we're now doing the kinds of things that we couldn't have imagined doing previously," said Ray ... «PR Newswire, Feb 15»
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Secretary-General's Synthesis Report on Post-2015 Agenda: A …
The much-anticipated Synthesis Report of the UN Secretary-General on the Post-2015 Development Agenda was issued on Thursday. Entitled "The Road to ... «Huffington Post, Dec 14»

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